2S4B Marathon Pre-Race Info

Hope like us, you are as excited as we are about the 009 2Slow4Boston Marathon on April 24th, 2022. Here is the pre-race update information from Team Be @ Peace.

  1. Packet pickup will be available on Saturday day before from 1:30pm to 5pm at 701 W Poinsett St, Greer SC 29650
    • Please use back parking lot and come around to the porch on front.  
    • A limited time for packet pickup will also be available the morning of the event from 6:30 to 7:00 am.
  2. hotel list is available on this website and via a link on the facebook event page.
  3. Event parking will be at the Clock Restaurant across the street.  
    • The parking on the 701 property will be the start/finish/aid station area and it’s reserved for event activities. Please do not park there. 
    • Important PleaseDo NOT Park on the grass or the grassy field behind our property.
  4. If you are competing for award money, please read the Rules on the website to make sure that you understand how the race works.
  5. The race course consists of a 1.31 mile loop repeated 20 times (total 26.2). It will be well marked on the road and with signs.  Please understand every device is different, therefore you may record a longer or shorter distance.
  6. There will be a single aid station located at the entrance to the property near the start/finish line.  The hydration station will have water, Tailwind and sodas.  Please bring your own bottle.
  7. We are still keeping up with social distancing guidelines, therefore we will offer prepackage snacks (cookies, chips, PB&J sandwiches, and avocado rollups) and we will have pizza delivered around noon.  We will try to accommodate any special needs or request the best we can, however if you have concerns or prefer to bring your own, you are welcome to set up a tray table or chair along the lawn or parking area with your supplies.
  8. During the race, please be mindful that the course is neighborhood roads.  
    • Although traffic will be light being Sunday, please watch out for vehicles and stay to the left of the road facing traffic.
    • Please keep noise down in the early morning hours of the race.
    • It is important to keep the course clear of trash.  We will have trash bins around the aid station and some neighbors may already have their trash bins out for next morning pickup.
  9. We will have a quick meeting to go over last minute details before the start of the event.
  10. The race will start promptly on Sunday, April 24th, 2022 at 7:30am.
  11. Your safety and wellbeing is our #1 priority!
    • By now, we are all aware of the social distancing guidelines and some of you, like us, have already received your vaccinations. Still, for the sake of those who have not, we encourage you to continue to practice social distancing and wear a mask at the start of the race and any other time that you feel is needed!

If there is anything else I think about, I’ll email again before Saturday, in addition to updating this page.

Please feel free to contact me with any questions you may have by sending a me message using our contact form.

Much appreciated,
Adamy Diaz
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Race Director
2Slow4Boston Marathon
A Team Be@Peace Endurance Challenge


PS:  Kuddos to the event sponsors that have helped us make this event possible: the Clock of Greer Restaurant, Run InAngel Dolfyn MassageZenergy Hemp ShoppeArtistik Dreamlife Design Studio, and 3CatsWeb.com.